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The Costliest Campaign Trail to Date; Liberty Tax Service's Infographic Breaks it down

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

We are in the final hours of the 2012 presidential election and the contributions are still coming. Thus far, the total spending for these elections has broken the record at over $1 billion, according to the Center for Responsive Politics (CRP), a non-profit nonpartisan group that tracks the contributions. According to the CRP, about 850,000 people have contributed $200 or more. And that's mostly from individuals.

The infographic created by Liberty Tax Service illuminates some interesting statistics about the record-breaking campaign and the contributions.

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Liberty Tax Service
Martha O'Gorman
Chief Marketing Officer
800-790-3863 ext. 8022
martha@libtax.com

 

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